Place:Montgomery, Fayette, West Virginia, United States

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NameMontgomery
TypeCity
Coordinates38.18°N 81.327°W
Located inFayette, West Virginia, United States
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Montgomery is a city in West Virginia, along the Kanawha River. Most of the city is in Fayette County, with the remainder in Kanawha County. The population was 1,638 at the 2010 census.

Montgomery was incorporated April 1, 1891 and named for James C. Montgomery, one of the city's first settlers. It is the home of West Virginia University Institute of Technology, popularly called WVU Tech. The city is also home to Bridgemont Community and Technical College.

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